• On Thursday 22 June our annual UCAS Launch Day took place. The purpose of this day is to give students the chance to explore possible courses for their future but also prepare for the application process itself. 

  • On Thursday 15 June 2017, Year 12 students visited the University of Essex for the Higher Education Convention that was taking place.

  • Year 12 psychology students have given a series of interesting presentations on a topic area of their choice, relating to psychological theory and research. They spent two weeks of lesson and home learning time to decide on an area, research the topic and then present back to their class. 

  • On the day of the snap general election of 8 June 2017, students at Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form had the opportunity to participate in a mock election ballot.

  • Our new Year 12 Induction Day takes place on Monday 3 July 2017. A letter has been sent home with further details regarding the content of the day.  

    We look forward to welcoming our new applicants!

  • We are fast approaching that time of year where Year 12 students begin their UCAS applications. On 15 June students will be visiting the Higher Education event at Colchester University.

So why choose Braintree Sixth Form?

Welcome to Braintree Sixth Form

  • Braintree Sixth Form continues to pursue its original aim when established of providing a traditional, academic curriculum to all the young people of Braintree and the surrounding area, at post-16.

    If you choose to join our Sixth Form we will help you to achieve your potential, in whatever area that might be.

    Our ambition is for our students to ‘be the best they can’ and, where students want to, that they progress to University to maximise their potential. Our students secure places on selective Russell Group university courses, including Oxford and Cambridge. 97% of our Higher Education students secured university places in 2016. Numbers of students also secure highly competitive apprenticeship and internship opportunities.

    Students will receive teaching and learning of the highest standard in order to challenge and stretch students to achieve their academic potential. We offer a selection of A-Level courses and provide a welcoming and personalised learning environment for all of our students.

    In choosing Braintree Sixth Form, you will be joining a supportive academic community. Our excellent pastoral support begins immediately, as you are offered individual guidance through the application process and advice on your selection of courses. Our pastoral team includes the Year Leaders, Student Support Officers and tutors, all available to offer guidance and support. Our Student Council, Student Ambassadors and Student Governors also all play a key and vital role in the management of Braintree Sixth Form.

    Our motto is ‘working together, achieving together.’ We believe that by working together we can produce confident, independent and internationally minded young adults who will be able to flourish at university, in employment and in their future lives.

    Mrs H Sutton
    Assistant Headteacher

    Welcome to Braintree Sixth Form